School Trip. 23.03.2017

Today we took a school trip to visit Sophie Smallhorn, someone whose work we have loved for so long. The studio was laced with beautiful colourful swatches, snippets of paper, pleasing maquettes & an incredible tape dispenser.


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126 ways to sew a 4 hole button. 21.03.2017


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Ride a rocket. 17.03.2017

Russian playgrounds featuring rockets, a series by Ivan Mikhaylov.

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Trucks Sake. 15.03.2017

Japan’s neon trucks. A craze which began in the 70s, prompted by a film series, and lives on today. You can see more on Google by searching for デコトラ or アートトラック


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Premium bond. 14.03.2017

A series of large rocks, all on the shores of Finnish lakes, bound with rope. 

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Pylon tree.


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Air Ink.

The worlds first ink made of air pollution.

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Lego Tape.

Adhesive tape which is Lego compatible. Amazing!!


Pipes. 07.03.2017

A magnificent series of church organs. Beautiful graphic complexity, and that’s before they even make a noise.4cf52d48661037.589de749cb6ad 8a56c548661037.589de749c9b03 b4c9a948661037.589de749ce139

Craft Relief.

Grab a copy of the Mollie Makes Comic Relief craft magazine from Sainsburys or here.  £5 from each issue goes to great causes in the UK & Africa. And this Friday is Pom Pom Beard Day!!

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